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China and the healthcare system: is privati...

Jun 05, 2018No Comments

For a country whose population has reached 1.4 billion, it was about time for China to privatize the health care sector. For the past centuries,

diarrheal diseases

Diarrheal Diseases and their Global Impact

Apr 22, 2016No Comments

Diarrheal diseases are caused by bacteria, viruses and parasites. They are transmitted by contaminated water or food. The main transmission route is the oral-fecal. Poor

unintentional injuries

Why are Unintentional Injuries a Global Bur...

Feb 22, 2016No Comments

Injuries are the acute transfer of energy whether mechanical, thermal, electrical, chemical or radiation.  Dr. Skonlik declares that unintentional injuries are among the single leading

open stove and indoor pollution

Indoor Pollution!Is your home stove healthy...

Feb 22, 2016No Comments

One of the major environmental related issues is indoor air pollution. This pollution can be due to the use of solid fuel for cooking and

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome : an Epide...

Nov 05, 2015No Comments

How come every time a new virus surges in a specific geographical area it reaches the stage of becoming an epidemic before it is stopped?

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